Surgeon general warns of threat to public health

Surgeon general warns of threat to public health

U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on Thursday called for a national effort to fight misinformation about COVID-19 and vaccines, urging tech companies,...

July 15th, 2021 |  


Intermittent fasting: Fad or fact?

Intermittent fasting: Fad or fact?

Food fads come on and go. Remember the cabbage soup diet? The macrobiotic diet? Or my favorite: drinking man’s diet?Many fad diets have been deb...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Organ transplant patients remain vulnerable

Organ transplant patients remain vulnerable

CHICAGO –Even though she is fully vaccinated, Barbara Creed can’t yet visit her grandchildren in Texas.Creed is among thousands for whom t...

July 14th, 2021 |  



Kidney stones and calcium

Kidney stones and calcium

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have trouble with kidney stones and recently found out they are calcium oxalate stones. While I have stopped consuming all dairy p...

July 14th, 2021 |  


Allergic to cats?

Allergic to cats?

PHILADELPHIA — Any cat lover who has watched an allergic friend react to a beloved pet knows the dark powers that lurk in that luxurious feline ...

July 10th, 2021 |  


Avoiding burnout in daily life

Avoiding burnout in daily life

Do you ever feel your life is going in a dead-end circle? You get up each day doing a routine that requires you to push faster and harder.The only pro...

July 7th, 2021 |  


Debunking common myths about addiction

Debunking common myths about addiction

Addiction is more than a national epidemic. It has far-reaching effects on individuals, families, and communities in Allen County. According to the Oh...

July 3rd, 2021 |  


Q & A: Preventing kidney stones

Q & A: Preventing kidney stones

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My father has had dozens of kidney stones in recent years. I have had a kidney stone once. Are kidney stones genetic? I’m wond...

June 30th, 2021 |  


Lost sleep because of the pandemic?

Lost sleep because of the pandemic?

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – As the country emerges from the pandemic, South Florida doctors say they are flooded with patients who are battling slee...

June 23rd, 2021 |  


LGBTQ? Tell your doctor

LGBTQ? Tell your doctor

LGBTQ Pride Month is celebrated each June to commemorate the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or gender nonconforming people hav...

June 23rd, 2021 |